Ken Middleton

Digital Initiatives Librarian and Professor
Walker Library, Box 013
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Phone: (615) 904-8524


Librarian, Walker Library, MTSU, 1993-Present
  • Digital Initiatives
  • Provide reference service / instruction
  • LibGuides
  • Head of Microforms Department (2000-2011)

  • M.A., History, Middle Tenn. State Univ., 2000
  • M.S.L.S., University of Tennessee, 1992
  • B.A., Psychology, University of Georgia, 1986

  • American Women Through Time
  • Discovering American Women's History Online
  • GRANT PROJECTS Co - PI, "The Growth of Democracy in Tennessee," an IMLS Building Digital Collections grant, 2005-2008

    Editor, Microform & Imaging Review, 2005-2012

    Guest editor of Library Hi Tech issue on "Collaborative Digitization Programs (June 2005).

    Conner, Tiffani, Ken Middleton, Andy Carter, and Melanie Feltner-Reichert. "Volunteer Voices: Tennessee's Collaborative Digitization Program." Collaborative Librarianship 1, no. 4 (2009): 122-132. Available at:

    Middleton, Ken. "Collaborative Digitization Programs: A Multifaceted Approach to Sustainability." Library Hi Tech, 23, on. 2 (June 2005): 145-150.

    Middleton, Ken. "Women's History Collections: Digitization, Access, and the Future of Collaboration." Microform & Imaging Review 38 (Fall 2009): 120-123.

    Middleton, Ken, and Tiffani Conner, "Volunteer Voices," D-Lib Magazine 15 (September/October 2009). Available at:

    Numerous reviews in ARBA: American Reference Books Annual.